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The romance of modern photography, its discovery & its achievements,

Author: Charles R Gibson
Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott company; London, Seeley & Co., Limited, 1908 [1907]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles R Gibson
OCLC Number: 3688468
Notes: "Printed in Great Britain."
Description: 2 preliminary leaves, 7-344, [1] pages illustrations, 34 plates (including frontispiece, 2 color) 21 cm
Contents: How photography came to be invented. --
Early photographs on silvered plates. --
A great English inventor. --
Instantaneous photography. --
Can we photograph in colours? --
More about colour photography. --
Colour photography without colour screens. --
The making of book illustrations. --
More about book illustrations. --
The three-colour process of printing. --
Photography and the criminal. --
Photographing the invisible. --
More invisible rays. --
Photographing microbes, etc. --
Photographing under difficulties. --
Telegraphing photographs. --
Nature's camera. --
Some interesting achievements. --
Photographing the stars. --
Photography and science. --
A camera without a lens, etc. --
How light makes the photograph.
Responsibility: by Charles R. Gibson. With sixty-three illustrations.

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